Football Coach - After School

England Sports Group

After School Football Coach

Job type: Part Time, Self Employed Contract
Pay between £8 to £25 an hour depending on age, experience, and qualifications.
Self Employed Position
England Sports Group are fully committed to the safeguarding and wellbeing of children and
expect all staff to share this commitment.
England Sports Group
Based in Thames Ditton, ESG is a forward-thinking, independent sports provider founded by ex-professional
tennis player, Clinton Lamprecht. The company has been coaching children in sports since 1991. Today,
England Sports Group provides fantastic coaching for children in clubs, holiday camps, and classes at over 70
venues in Surrey and SW London with a variety of sports such as gymnastics, tennis, netball, football, rugby,
basketball, archery, and dance amongst others.
We are super proud to be the only sports activity provider who blends sport and mental wellbeing together for
a whole-person approach. Our 'Life Skills Through Sport' programme for children and 'Raising the Status of the
Sports Coaching Profession' are the two pillars of our philosophy. We have created a quality culture,
determined to develop every child and coach to their full potential.
Our future is exciting, now is the perfect time to join our professional team and be part of our new journey.
The Role Overview
As a Football Coach, you will be leading and assisting in our after-school football classes in Barnes.
Term time sessions are on Thursday and Friday between 3.15pm and 5.15pm
Role and Responsibilities
This is a self-employed position.
As a Lead coach, you will be responsible for a group of up to 15 children of similar ages to coach football at
an introductory and intermediate level.
Assistant coaches will be working with lead coaches at the sessions.
We are looking for football coaches who are passionate about working with children and can bring energy
and enthusiasm with them every day. This is an ideal role for those looking to get more experience in the
sports industry or working with children.
Key responsibilities include:
• Bringing energy and enthusiasm to every session.
• Being professional in your interactions with children, parents, other coaches and schools.
• Being on time for all sessions
• Safeguarding of the children
• Assisting with the safe set up and packing of equipment, ensuring all equipment is stored safely.
• Teaching relevant skills, progressions, and techniques
• Talking with parents about the progress of their children, when necessary
• Making sure health and safety procedures are being followed
• Being familiar with and following all school policies and procedures.
Must be 17 years old minimum
DBS Checked – this can be done in the joining process.
Paediatric First Aid Training
Reliable & Punctual
Good communication skills
Enjoys working with children
You must be eligible to work in the UK
You must be able to speak English fluently
You must be currently living within a commutable distance of this position
Standards & Quality
• Support and uphold the aims and ethos of the company.
• Be aware of and comply with policies and procedures relating to child protection, health, safety and security,
confidentiality and data protection.
• Be aware of and support differences and ensure all pupils have equal access to opportunities to learn and
• Attend relevant company meetings as required and participate in training, learning activities as required.
• Complete our personal development training around ‘The 7 Habits’.
ESG Benefits
We invest in all our staff by providing CPD accredited courses and ongoing personal development training.
Flexible working options
Branded Uniform.
Become part of a team of professional coaches and gain experience working with children and young adults.
How to Apply
England Sports Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people
and expects its entire staff to share its commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to a satisfactory
enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service criminal records bureau disclosure. We will also ask for two
references. You must be eligible to work in the UK.
Please email your CV to our office team at [email protected]

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